The K-12 private school market in six Persian Gulf nations is poised to double, from $13 billion to $26 billion, over the next five years, according to the Boston Consulting Group.
A handful of education companies, including Chegg and Boxlight. announced acquisitions this week.
A new report from the State Educational Technology Directors Association lays the groundwork for states to plan how districts’ data–once aggregated–can be used for instruction.
A testing vendor says Tennessee state officials made a “knee-jerk” decision to shut down online testing after disruptions, rather than allowing the testing organization to fix the problem, and is seeking $25.7 million in damages.
ClassWallet, a spend management platform for school districts, raised funds. Also, Achieve3000, a provider of differentiated instruction solutions, formed a partnership with civics educational materials provider iCivics.
School principals across the U.S. were asked how much actual influence they have in two areas: establishing curriculum and school budgets in this study.
Nearpod reaches a new phase in its six-year history by hiring a president and CEO to help scale the company’s growth, which has twice put it on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies.
Renaissance CEO Daniel Hamburger will be replaced by Chris Bauleke, the former top executive at digital learning provider myON.
Private equity firm and technology investor Silver Lake made an investment in Imagine Learning, a provider of supplemental math, language and literacy programs.
LRP Conferences, a publisher and conference organizer, announced that it has acquired the editorial and conference company Professional Media Group, LLC.